48 Hours giveaway – The 38th Hong Kong International Film Festival (CLOSED)

Giving away 60 tickets to six selected movies for 48 hours readers

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 9:36am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 30 April, 2014, 5:29pm

We are giving away 60 tickets to six movies, including 2014 Berlin Golden Bear Winner Black Coal, Thin Ice and the classic Rebel Without a Cause starring the legendary James Dean, screening at the 38th Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF) to 48 Hours readers.

The HKIFF is one of Asia’s most reputable film platforms, with opportunities for filmmakers to launch new works and filmgoers to catch fresh features and beloved older films. This year’s HKIFF includes screenings of 300 films from 56 different territories at 12 different venues in various parts of Hong Kong. Hong Kong’s largest cultural event showcases films from Hong Kong, the rest of Asia and beyond in a programme that this year includes 11 world premieres, nine international premieres and 68 Asian premieres.



Date:         Monday, 24 March 2014 to Monday, 7 April 2014

Website:   www.hkiff.org.hk



Tom at the Farm

Director: Xavier Dolan    

Cast: Xavier Dolan, Pierre-Yves Cardinal, Lise Roy, Évelyne Brochu

Canada/France • 2013 • 102 mins

This psychologically charged drama from one of Canada’s most provocative and boundary-pushing filmmakers is the dark story of a young man who visits the family of his recently deceased boyfriend

Black Coal, Thin Ice

Director: Diao Yinan

Cast: Liao Fan, Gwei Lun-Mei, Wang Xuebing

2014 • 106 mins • Putonghua

A hot Chinese thriller set in a frozen Harbin. Won the Golden Bear for Best Film & the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the Berlin Film Festival.

The Past

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Cast: Bérénice Bejo, Tahar Rahim, Ali Mosaffa, Pauline Burlet

France/Italy • 2013 • 130 mins

A truly poignant drama of conservation, memories and nuances anchored in heart-breaking performances.

The Little House

Director: Yamada Yoji

Cast: Matsu Takako, Kuroki Haru, Tsumabuki Satoshi, Baisho Chieko

Japan • 2014 • 136 mins

The 82nd film of Director Yamada Yoji (best known for his Otoko wa Tsurai yo series), but his first romance. Won the Silver Bear for Best Actress at the Berlin Film Festival.

Rebel Without A Cause

Director: Nicholas Ray

Cast: James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo, Jim Backus

USA • 1955 • 111 mins

The brilliantly restored landmark ’50s film that solidified Dean as a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment in his role as troubled teenager Jim Stark.

The Turning

Director: Various

Cast: Rose Byrne, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Miranda Otto

Australia • 2013 • 180 mins

An anthology film where 18 filmmakers and their varied casts become strongly intertwined through characters and themes from the haunting story collection of Australian writer Tim Winton.

Promotion Closed

This promotion has now closed.

All winners have been notified via email on 24 March 2014.

Thanks once again for your support!

Terms and Conditions

  • Tickets will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Each winner will be entitled to a pair of tickets to one selected movie.
  • One entry per HKID holder will be qualified for the registration, multiple entries will be deemed disqualified.
  • The winners will be notified by e-mail by 24 March 2014.
  • All tickets must be collected from No. 1 Leighton Road, South China Morning Post Centre.
  • Prize collection will not be entertained after 27 March 2014 18.00.
  • SCMP's decision in all matters arising to this promotion is final. SCMP will be entitled to terminate or modify the promotion or any of the above terms and conditions without prior notice.

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